4 Ways for iOS Users to Recover Viber on iPad

Viber is a free mobile app which enables you to send messages and call via Wi-Fi or cellular services. The first version of this app only supports iPhone. The developer of Viber application gradually releases other versions like Viber on iPad and Viber on Andriod. In recent years, more and more Viber users use it to exchange important messages. Sometimes there will be an immeasurable loss to iOS users if they lose the Viber messages and can't get them back any more. Fortunately, there are several methods for iOS users to retrieve missing messages on Viber. And you can read this article to get some idea of restoring data on Viber for iPad.

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Reasons for Viber Messages Getting Lost

1. If you delete Viber on iPad, all the Viber history will be removed.

2. Viber application crashed.

3. iOS upgrade or degrade.

4. Mistaken or accidental deletion.

5. iPad malfunction due to black screen, jailbreak, white screen of death, etc.

6. Reset iPad to factory settings.


As a matter of fact, most data losses occur for unexpected incidents, which makes iPad users have no chance to back up all the missing Viber data. In that case, you will need a Viber recovery that allows you to restore lost message data from iPad device instead of from a backup file. In order to offer a full-scale recovery assistance to Viber users, we propose four different methods in the rest of the content.


Method 1. Directly Recover Lost Viber Messages on iPad with iOS Data Recovery


iOS Data Recovery is an excellent Viber recovery tool for you to extract recently deleted Viber data from iOS device. You can do the following steps to get those data back with iOS Data Recovery.



Step 1. Plug Your iPad into a Computer

Open iOS Data Recovery after installation. Then you should connect your tablet to a PC or Mac. After that, click "Recover from iOS Device"


Step 2. Scan Deleted Viber Messages on Your iPad

You need to select the "Viber & Attachments" and deselect the other file types before clicking "Start Scan".


Step 3. Recover Viber on iPad without Backup

You can preview the scanned Viber files in this recovery software. Check the deleted Viber data from the categories like Viber, Viber Call history or Viber Attachments. Then you can retrieve them by hitting on the "Recover" button.


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Method 2. Restore Viber Messages from iTunes Backup


iTunes is an official backup and recovery tool provided by Apple. As long as you archive the missing Viber messages with iTunes before you lose them, you can restore them by using an iTunes backup.


1. Installed the latest iTunes version

2. Run iTunes on your computer

3.Connect your iPad to the computer

4. Select your iPad as the object device

5. Choose "Restore Backup…" in iTunes

6. Pick up an iTunes backup by comparing the date and size

7. Recover Viber on iPad after clicking "Restore"

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Method 3. Recover Viber Messages by Extracting from iCloud Backup


Step 1. Go to Settings > General > Reset > Erase All Content and Settings

Step 2. Proceed to "Set up your device"

Step 3. Select "Restore from Backup"

Step 4. Sign into iCloud account

Step 5. Opt for an available backup that contains your lost Viber data

Step 6. Log in by using your Apple ID to start restoring

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Method 4. Recover Viber on iPad from Email

If you have sent your Viber messages by email in regular intervals, you can get them back by downloading a recent backup from your email. The data in such a backup file will be saved in CSV format and they can't be recovered onto iPad.

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